Alyssa'S diary

Noteworthy moments, musings and thoughts worth sharing
Amethyst – For life and not just for February!

Amethyst – For life and not just for February!

Characterised by its gorgeous purple colour, amethyst ranges from light to deep purple and is one of the easiest of all gemstones to recognise. But did you know that amethyst also comes in green? Amethyst isn’t just for those with a February Birthday! Why is amethyst...

Reusing our biodegradable glitter

Reusing our biodegradable glitter

First things first- Sustainability The one word on all of our lips as we become more aware of our planet and the damage our lifestyles and existence is having on it. As we become increasingly clued up about plastic and the damage is has on our oceans, and single use...

Sustainable and re-usable gift wrapping

Sustainable and re-usable gift wrapping

If you are like us, you might love the idea of gift wrapping but always feel terrible about the waste, especially at Christmas. It seems such a shame to tear open that lovely paper, pull off the ribbons and bows- only for them to be useless afterwards. We always try...